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chlorothiazide

noun chlo·ro·thi·a·zide
\ˌklōr-ə-ˈthī-ə-ˌzīd, ˌklr-, -zəd\

Medical Definition of CHLOROTHIAZIDE

:  a thiazide diuretic C7H6ClN3O4S2 that is taken orally or is administered in the form of its sodium salt C7H5ClN3NaO4S2 by intravenous injection especially in the treatment of edema and hypertension—see diuril

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